posted on Nov, 3 2008 @ 05:01 AM
Someone, somewhere, said that people tend to vote the polar opposite on election day from the guy who last was in, to try and undo the follies of the
Well, that's exactly whats happening here. The Republicans had a "go with the gut" emotional guy in power who screwed things up so bad that there
was almost nobody left in the country who didn't see it.
That's why the Democrat's calm intellectual candidate seems like such a good choice to so many this time around. He is for the most part
deliberate, thoughtful and unflappable -- a seemingly good antidote for the current guy who came across as a bumbling idiot so much of the time and
who caused so much hurt, pain and damage along the way.
For Americans its reactionary. For ATSers from the rest of the world its just a well thought out decision based on the facts.
(No, I didn't vote for him. Mine was a third party candidate.)
Good luck in your real election.!